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Polar Bear Conservation

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 @ 12:01 PM-1:00 PM

Conservation Conversation

Featured Speaker: Steve Bircher, Curator of Mammals/Carnivores, Saint Louis Zoo

Steve Bircher, Saint Louis Zoo curator of mammals/carnivores, will present an overview of polar bears and the need for their conservation. Bircher serves as Director of the WildCare Institute Center for Conservation of Large Carnivores in Africa and as a member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums Polar Bear Species Survival Plan Management Committee, which oversees the captive population of polar bears in North America.

Location: Saint Louis Zoo Living World Auditorium. Parking is FREE in the Zoo North Lot.

FREE and OPEN to ALL. Adults, teachers, middle and high school students, and the general public are invited to attend. For more information call 314-646-4544 or 314-533-8586. Registration not required.

Conservation Conversations co-sponsor:

Conservation Conversations are underwritten in part through the generous support of Cooper Bussmann.

Details

Date:
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Time:
12:01 PM-1:00 PM
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